Taiwanese firm HTC Corp., introduced the HTC Sensation 4G. HTC also offers its a new HTC Watch video service.

HTC Sensation 4G features a powerful, 1.2-gigahertz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, which enables gorgeous graphics and all-around fast performance. The HTC Sensation 4G will be available in the US exclusively from T-Mobile USA beginning this summer.

Meanwhile, Nokia launched its E6 smartphone based on its updated Symbian operating platform. Nokia's E6 is a sleek business smartphone with a full QWERTY keypad and a high resolution touch display. The Nokia E6 offers good battery life and offers access to Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Communicator Mobile and Microsoft SharePoint.

Here is a comparison of the two smartphones:


Nokia E6

HTC Sensation 4G



Size: 115.5 x 59 x 10.5 mm

Weight (with battery): 133 g

Volume: 66 cc

Size: 126.1mm x 65.4mm x 11.3mm

Weight: 148 grams (5.22 ounces) with battery


* Internal memory: 8 GB

* Support for up to 32 GB with an external MicroSD memory card (with hot swap)

* Use as USB mass memory device for storing photos, documents

Internal phone storage: 1 GB

RAM: 768 MB

Expansion slot:

microSD memory card (SD 2.0 compatible)


* Symbian Anna

* Java Runtime 2.2 for Symbian

* Flash Lite 4.0

* OMA DM 1.2, OMA Client provisioning 1.1

Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) with HTC Sense


* 8 megapixel camera

* Full Focus

* Zoom up to 2x (digital) for still images

* Secondary camera for video calls (VGA, 640 x 480 pixels)

* 8 megapixel color camera:

* Auto focus and dual LED flash

Front camera:

* VGA fixed focus color camera

Battery Performance


Talk time:

WCDMA: 7 hours 30 min

GSM: 14 hours 48 min

Standby time:

WCDMA: 744 hours

GSM: 681 hours



Talk time:

WCDMA: Up to 400 minutes

GSM: Up to 495 minutes

Standby time:

WCDMA: Up to 400 hours

GSM: Up to 350 hours

Video Sharing, Playback

* HD 720p Video playback on HD TV

* Video playback: Composite video via 3.5mm AV connection

* Support for download, streaming, and progressive download

* Video editing software

* Videos application: collection of stored videos

* Support for Flash video

YouTube browsing and streaming

* Video call support (WCDMA network services)

* HD video recording:

1080p HD video recording

Video Codecs, Formats

* H.264 (base profile, main profile, high profile), MPEG-4, VC-1, Sorenson Spark, Real video 10

* Streaming: H.264, Flash Lite 4 (Flash 10 compatibility for video), On2 VP6, Sorenson Spark

Playback: .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .wmv (Windows Media Video 9), .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3), .xvid (MP4 ASP and MP3)

* Recording: .3gp

Music Playback Time

Music playback time (offline mode, maximum): 75 hours in GSM



* Screen size: 2.46


* Resolution: VGA (640 x 480) *pixels per inch (ppi): 326ppi

* 16.7 million colours

* Capacitive touch screen

* Orientation sensor (Accelerometer)

* Compass (Magnetometer)

* Proximity sensor

* Ambient light detector

* 109 mm (4.3) with qHD (540 X 960) resolution

* Gorilla Glass

* Gyro sensor

* G-Sensor

* Digital compass

* Proximity sensor

* Ambient light sensor

Data Network

* GPRS/EDGE class B, multislot class 33

* HSDPA Cat9, maximum speed up to 10.2 Mbps

* HSUPA Cat5 2.0 Mbps

* WLAN IEEE802.11 b/g/n

* Capability to serve as data modem

* Capability to serve as mobile WiFi hotspot

* Support for MS Outlook synchronisation of contacts, calendar and notes


Up to 14.4 Mbps download speed

Up to 5.76 Mbps upload speed


Up to 114 Kbps downloading


Up to 560 Kbps downloading


IEEE 802.11 b/g/n


* Bluetooth 3.0

* 2mm Charging connector

* Micro USB connector and charging

* High-Speed USB 2.0 (micro USB connector)

USB On-the-Go

* 3.5 mm AV connector with support for TV-out

* FM Radio

* Bluetooth 3.0

* A2DP for wireless stereo headsets

* FTP and OPP (object push) for file transfer

* PBAP for phonebook access from the car kit

* Other supported profiles: AVRCP, GAP, GOEP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, SPP, SDAP

* 3.5 mm stereo audio jack

* micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port with mobile high-definition video link (MHL) for USB or HDMI connection

* FM Radio